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Tachina sp. from Turkey
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Posted on 16-10-2017 05:17

Location: Istanbul Turkey
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A new list was published for the Tachinidae fauna of Turkey. Following Tachina species were listed:
Tachina (Echinogaster) praeceps
Tachina (Eudoromyia) fera
Tachina (Eudoromyia) magnicornis
Tachina (Eudoromyia) nupta
Tachina (Servillia) lurida
Tachina (Servillia) ursina
Tachina (Tachina) grossa
Tachina corsicana

Hatay, Turkey, 25-06-2009
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Posted on 16-10-2017 17:28

Location: Soest, NL
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Well, I am not 100 % convinced this is Tachina. It sure looks like one, but the legs are all black, which is very exceptional in Tachina...

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Posted on 17-10-2017 05:16

Location: Istanbul Turkey
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So maybe a Peleteria sp?
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Posted on 20-10-2017 16:34

Location: Soest, NL
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Maybe, maybe not.
Making identifications is not a guessing competition.

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21.02.18 19:42
Just curious: which Stratiomyidae species is the one in the title of

09.02.18 11:00
Thx very much for the help

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08.02.18 15:07
syn. n. = synonymum novum = new synonym

07.02.18 11:40
Hello Can anyone help out with this abbreviation syn. n. Thx

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If you know of any useful key(s) to the families of Diptera in the PUPAL stage, please send e-mail (spies@zi.biologie or post references here. Thank you Martin Spies

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